Windows Phone

How to Fix Battery Drainage Issues on Lumia 930, 830, and 1520

Since the launch of the premium Lumia models, 930, 830 and 1520, there have been numerous complaints and issues with the battery life of the phones. These smartphones have long been associated with quick battery consumption. The “known bug”- as with the log of the last two models, Microsoft too …

Read More »

Fix: Lumia 550 Stuck at Downloading Insider Updates

There’s no doubt that Microsoft is releasing a lot of updates for Windows 10 whether it’s the Desktop or Mobile phones. If you are one of the Lumia users then you must be familiar with Microsoft updates especially if you are a member of their Insider program. The Microsoft Insider …

Read More »

How to Find Your Lost Windows Phone

Lost your Windows Phone? As long as you have certain settings switched on, there are features you can utilize to find out where it is. Microsoft built in a tracking system which allows users to track where their own phone is at any time, meaning you’ll never have to lose …

Read More »

How to Fix Outlook Sync Error 0x800700b7 on Windows Phones

Error code 0x800700b7 started appearing for Windows Phone users after the Hotmail website was updated to Outlook, mainly due to synchronization problems with the new website. This only happens when you’re using a Hotmail account, and you won’t get this with Gmail or other providers. This issue is common with …

Read More »

How to Fix Lumia Update Error 0x800703ed

Error code 0x800703ed indicates that there is an error between the SD card and your phone. You will get this when you’re trying to install build 10.0.14926.1000 on your Windows Mobile device, and you won’t be able to install the update. This happens for a number of users, and is …

Read More »

How to Fix Error 0x80073712 on Lumia 950

The error code 0x80073712 happens when the Component-Based Servicing manifest is corrupted. You will get this error and the update won’t install, and this happens on both Windows 10 Mobile, as well as on various versions of Windows for desktop. The problem with Windows 10 Mobile doesn’t exclude anyone, it …

Read More »

How to Add a MP3 Ringtone to Lumia Phones

Released in early 2016, Microsoft Lumia is a decent midrange smartphone solution that has a 5MP front camera, 8MP back camera, and a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 running at 1.3 GHz. A 2000 mAh battery gives it a good supply of power between recharges and the 1 GB of RAM …

Read More »

SOLVED: Error 0x80070002 When Installing Updates on Lumia Phones

Updating to windows 10 might have not been the most seamless for most of the users on their computers but for more than most of the people with Lumia devices, there were a lot of errors that needed dealing with. Every time new updates roll out, such is the stature …

Read More »

Continuum for Windows 10 Mobile

Smartphone manufacturers have forever yearned for one goal – to make the user experience offered by Smartphones just as good as, if not better than, that which is offered by computers. To make Smartphones surpass computers has become kind of a universal goal for Smartphone manufacturers across the globe, but …

Read More »

Fix: Error 0x80073CF9 in Windows Store on Windows 10 Mobile

After upgrading their phones to the latest build of the Windows 10 Mobile Operating System available on the Fast Ring of the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview, many users reported being faced with error code 0x80073CF9 whenever they tried to install or update certain applications on the Windows Store. Some …

Read More »

FIX: Camera App Error Code 0xA00F4246 / 0xC00D36B6 on Lumia

The Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview is just that – an unfinished, possibly unstable preview of the latest iteration of Windows 10 Mobile. The Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview is not meant to be a complete and final version of the firmware that is represents, which is why Windows Insiders …

Read More »

Fix: Windows 10 Phone Is Stuck in a Reboot Loop

Build 10080 of Windows 10 Mobile, like most of the other builds of the Operating System, was far from stable and caused a number of different problems on the Windows Phones that were updated to it. The most significant of the many issues that came with build 10080, however, was …

Read More »

Fix: Glance Screen Not Working

One of the most dreadful known issues that Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview brings to the table is the Glance Screen not working issue. Numerous Windows 10 Insiders have experience their Glance Screens not working following an upgrade, and even Microsoft has admitted that this is a known issue. Users …

Read More »

Storage Settings and SD Card Info Problems in Build 10581

A few days ago, Microsoft started rolling out build 10581 of the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview. All builds of the Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview are infamous for being extremely buggy and remarkably unstable, at least upon initial launch, and build 10581 was no different. Build 10581 brought with …

Read More »

Fix: Lumia 640 Keeps Rebooting Randomly

Random reboots are a problem with almost every single Windows Phone out there, and that includes the Lumia 640. Microsoft has not only acknowledged that random reboots, as a problem, exist but has also created patches and rolled out updates designed to fix the issue. Even though that is the …

Read More »

Fix: Error 80860010 on a Lumia

Error 80860010 is just one of the errors that Lumia 630 users are vulnerable to being faced with. Error 80860010 is a Store-related error that hampers the user’s ability to download or update applications from the Store. Whenever the user queues an application to be downloaded, the download fails and …

Read More »

Fix: Lumia 625 Reboots Automatically

The Lumia 625 is quite the crowd-pleaser for a mid-range Windows Phone, but that does not mean that the device is without flaw. One of the most common problems that Lumia 625 users face and have complained about is the device randomly and automatically rebooting regardless of what they were …

Read More »

Fix: END_OF_NT_EVALUATION_PERIOD Error on the Lumia 1320

The Lumia 1320 is, by all means, an amazing Smartphone. With a huge 6” screen that is dressed to impress and above average technical specifications, the Lumia 1320 is a crowd-pleasing Windows Phone. Earlier this year, the Lumia 1320 was updated from Lumia Cyan to Lumia Denim. Microsoft is quite …

Read More »

How to: Scan Barcodes and QR Codes on Windows 10 Mobile

Any person who has used Windows Phone 8.1 and tinkered around with it even a little bit would know that a nifty feature the Operating System had to offer was QR code and barcode scanning. By simply launching the camera, navigating to available lenses and select Bing Vision, a Smartphone …

Read More »

How the Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL’s Iris Scanner Works

Windows 10 launched approximately 3 months ago, and it would only be fitting for Smartphones running Windows Phone 10, the former’s Mobile counterpart, to be released soon after. On the 6th of October, Microsoft unveiled a wide array of devices running on the mobile version of the Windows 10 OS …

Read More »

Fix: Error Code 80070490 on a Windows Phone

Even though the Windows Phone Operating System has a few advantages over its competitors and is an OS befitting the modern-day Smartphone user, it is not without its fair share of issues and problems, much like all of the other shareholders of the mobile OS market. One of the most …

Read More »

FIX: Windows Phone Error 0x803F8001

Error 0x803f8001 on Windows 10 Mobile Beta store is a operating system bug. This error pops up when you try to update or download an app or downloads updates to the store. Up until now as of (7/24/2015), there has been no  fix from Microsoft. Many users have attempted soft …

Read More »